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Recreation Director

City Of Seneca
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Position Description - Recreation Director

General Purpose:

Plans, organizes, and supervises comprehensive recreation programs for all ages for the City of Seneca and surrounding areas. Supervises departmental positions and other support staff, part-time, contracted, or seasonal personnel either directly or through subordinate supervisors.

Education, Experience & Licensing Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Parks, Recreation, Tourism Management, Business, or field related to parks and recreation, and
  • Five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in parks and recreation programs, with at least three (2) year’s experience in a supervisory capacity, or
  • Any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Necessary Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of modern parks and recreation programs.
  • Thorough knowledge of equipment and facilities required in a comprehensive park and recreation program.
  • Extensive knowledge of the principles and practices of maintenance, construction, and use of public buildings and park facilities.
  • Considerable knowledge of community recreation needs and resources.
  • Working knowledge of the principles and practices of office management, work organization and supervision.
  • Skill in operation of listed tools and equipment.
  • Ability to plan, organize, coordinate, and implement a comprehensive community park and recreation program.
  • Ability to coordinate, analyze, and utilize a variety of reports and records.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, supervisors, other agencies, and the public.


Applications are being accepted at City Hall.

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An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
The city of Seneca does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability status in employment or the provision of services.

Contact Info

221 E North 1st St. Seneca, SC 29678
864-885-2700

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